KAWASAKI WORLD MOTOCROSS LINE UP COMPLETE

Kawasaki Racing Team have now completed their motocross line-up for their assault on the 2007 FIM MX1 World Championships with the signing of twenty year old Billy MacKenzie who has agreed terms for a one year deal, riding for the Dutch based factory team of Jan De Groot. Mackenzie, a double Japanese Grand Prix winner and podium contender this year will race along side his new team mate, the … [Read more...]

MX1 – MX2: CURRENT STANDINGS

Pos Rider Team / Bike Points 1 Ken De Dycker CAS Honda 337 2 James Noble RWJ Honda 292 3 Gordon Crockard Wulfsport Honda 229 4 Mark Jones PAR Honda 219 5 N Bradshaw Moto Vision Racing 181 6 Josh Coppins CAS Honda 177 7 Stephen Sword - 158 8 Julien Bill - 127 9 Mark Eastwood - 117 =9 M … [Read more...]

MX1: EVERTS SLIP UNABLE TO HALT VICTORY 95

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Round: 8 - 2006 GP of Matterley Basin, UK Circuit: Matterley Basin Date: 18 June 2006 Crowd: 39000 Temp: 28ºC Weather: Hot Stefan Everts' assault on the World Championship record books weathered its toughest test in weeks but came through unscathed at the eighth round of the 2006 series. At a hot and packed Matterley Basin circuit for the British Grand Prix the World Champion won both … [Read more...]

ENDURO 2: TOUGH WEEKEND FOR AUBERT

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Round: 4 - Bergamo, Italy Circuit: Valli Bergamasche Date: 18 June 2006 Crowd: 28500 Temp: 28ºC Weather: Sunny Coming into the fourth round of the '06 World Enduro Championship leading the highly competitive Enduro 2 class French UFO Corse Yamaha rider Johnny Aubert started the GP Valli Bergamasche suffering with Influenza. Disappointingly for Aubert things were to get worse rather than … [Read more...]

ENDURO 1: MICHELUZ PRODUCES HIS BEST EVER RESULT & VILANOVA BACK IN CHAMPIONSHIP

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Round: 4 - Bergamo, Italy Circuit: Valli Bergamasche Date: 18 June 2006 Crowd: 28500 Temp: 28ºC Weather: Sunny Italian UFO Corse Yamaha rider Maurizio Micheluz produced his best ever World Enduro Championship result at the 40th GP Valli Bergamasche finishing in third place in the Enduro 1 class on day one. Having performed consistently in the first three rounds of the '06 WEC series … [Read more...]

MX BRITISH GP PREVIEW

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It's finally here, the one event everyone is looking forward to, the British Grand Prix. Almost matching World Cup status, the biggest off-road motorcycle racing event in the United Kingdom takes place this weekend at the newly constructed Matterley Basin circuit just outside the ancient city of Winchester. Honda riders will be out in force with Ken de Dycker looking to continue his fine season … [Read more...]

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BIKE STOLEN IN SOUTHAMPTON

Callous thieves have broken into the Nursling head office of Bike-It International and made off with a priceless motorbike – which was set for a starring role in next month’s British Motocross Grand Prix in Hampshire. The stolen Yamaha motorbike was on display in the foyer of Bike-It International, which is the title sponsor of the Yamaha UK team and Bike-It Promotions, a subsidiary of … [Read more...]

SUZUKI RM250

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Suzuki’s RM250 motocrosser has emerged as the top two-stroke machine according to the latest issue of MotoX magazine, one of the UK’s leading motocross publications. And, as an added bonus for its customers, Suzuki GB has announced a price reduction for the model and its smaller sibling, the RM125. MotoX magazine tested 250cc two-stroke machines from the five leading manufacturers for its … [Read more...]

LEOK GOES TOP FIVE AT NEW CIRCUIT

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Kawasaki Racing Team’s Tanel Leok took fifth position overall at the Grand Prix of Great Britain on Sunday, the young Estonian riding the factory KX450F-SR went 6-4 to score 33 points which fulfils his goal of another top five in the sports most demanding category, the premier MX1 class. High temperatures and a big crowd made the Matterley Basin circuit near Winchester a colourful spectacle for … [Read more...]

KTM 450 SX-F

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Following the very successful start to the 2006 Motocross World Championships, KTM presents this season an entirely new generation of offroad machines. The spearhead of the new range is the 450 SX-F. KTM has chosen to present the 450 SX-F, the first model of this new generation of offroad motorcycles, at the Spanish Motocross Grand Prix in Bellpuig. Drawing on the enormous wealth and competence … [Read more...]